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Rubbing compound butter under the skin of the turkey before roasting helps to keep the meat from drying out and adds great flavor to the pan drippings. Piquant rapini, also called broccoli rabe, is in the turnip family. Use kale, mustard greens or collard greens in...

This flavorful brisket develops a rich, slightly sweet sauce during its three-hour cook time. Arrange any leftover brisket and roasted vegetables between slices of whole wheat bread for an easy lunch.

Freshly grated ginger gives this sweet carrot puree a hint of heat and flavor. For some crunch, add a garnish of toasted pumpkin or sunflower seeds.

Fragrant cookies, packed with flavor!

This colorful salad travels well for a nutritious lunch on the go.

Transform leftover stuffing into these delicious stuffing cakes. They're easy to pull together the day after a big holiday feast. Mix in leftover mashed potatoes or sweet potatoes if you like, using 1 egg for every 2 cups leftovers.

This easy quick-pickle is crunchy, sweet and salty. It's the perfect accompaniment to Asian meat dishes or a colorful addition to salads and sandwiches. If you're feeling creative, use the pickling mixture with other vegetables like asparagus, green beans or...

This delicious stuffing is rich and rustic if you use whole wheat bread, lighter using white.

This rich, impressive dish gets its inspiration from France’s famous beef Bourguignon and takes a deliciously vegetarian twist (or vegan, if you replace the egg noodles with egg-free pasta).

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Baba ghanouj, also called baba ghanoush, is a savory purée of eggplant flavored with tahini, lemon juice and fresh herbs. Eat it with wedges of whole wheat pita bread for dipping or spoon it over roasted meats and vegetables.

This thick, vibrantly colored sauce has a sweet, smoky, earthy flavor. It's great with the spiced chicken breasts here, and you'll also want to try it with grilled beef, pork, vegetables and fish.

This homemade hummus makes an absolutely delicious dip, perfect for entertaining or a snack. Pair with lightly toasted pita bread, crisp veggies, feta cheese, stuffed grape leaves and a selection of olives. Cannellini or Great Northern beans can be substituted for...

Although these luscious shortcakes are delicious topped with strawberries, you can use all manner of other fruits, too. Blueberries, raspberries, peaches and plums are particularly tasty substitutes.

Replace shrimp with grilled chicken or prepared baked tofu.

This soup shows off a gorgeous orange color and warm ginger bite on the finish. A simple cheese cracker is the ideal counterpart to the heat of the ginger.

Turn on the oven, whisk together a few spices and dinner is ready before you know it. Feel free to adjust the heat level of the seasonings to your liking. Serve with a simple grain pilaf and steamed greens.

Capers, sherry vinegar and Manchego cheese bring Mediterranean flair to grilled mushrooms and peppers. This dish can be served warm or at room temperature. Leftovers are equally delicious, so you may want to consider doubling the recipe.

These vegetable-packed baked quinoa cakes are excellent served hot or at room temperature. Make smaller cakes and serve them as appetizers at your next party, if you like.

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